13,000.00USDto floor + (2,600.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
SOLD at 2009 Oct 29 @ 04:26UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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Ptolemaic Egypt. Ptolemy II, 285-246 BC. Gold Oktadrachm (or Mnaieion; 27.72 g) minted at Alexandria after 270 BC. Diademed jugate busts right of Ptolemy II and Arsinoê II. Reverse: Diademed jugate busts right of Ptolemy I and Berenike I. Svoronos 603. Choice Very Fine.
This handsome gold coin of Egypt is part of the diverse series of coins which commemorates the Ptolemaic lineage. Four excellent portrayals are noted. Great wealth is felt by hefting this impressive coin type.
Estimated Value $14,000 - 17,000.
Our item number 157195